Anthony Ferraioli, M.D. is a graduate of Princeton University and Albany Medical College.
His books include Don’t Get Married! (Unless You Understand A Few Things First), LVAC Nation!, Cobwebs and Ugly Wallpaper, and You-Your Marriage-Your Kids.
Dr. Ferraioli is the inventor of the trademarked LVAC Technique which stands for Listen, Validate, Ask, and Comment and which has been used to improve both adult-adult and adult-child communication.
Dr. Ferraioli has consulted as a community psychiatrist, a forensic psychiatrist, and a medical expert witness in the Supreme Court of Albany County, Albany, N.Y. He is currently in private practice in Upstate New York, where he also appears regularly on T.V. as on-call consulting physician for NBC’s upstate affiliate, WNYT, where he also does a regular T.V. segment on the Live at Noon program.
Dr. Ferraioli’s special practice interests include psychotherapy for personal trauma, interpersonal, marital/relationship, and parenting issues, along with combining psychotherapy with medications if needed. He also has a special interest in high I.Q. clients, and has himself been a member of Mensa. You can visit Mensa at http://www.mensa.org
Dr. Ferraioli does not treat children or adolescents directly, but he does help parents learn how to optimize their approach to their children of all ages in order to help minimize trauma and to help foster a sense of healing in the family.
A portion of the proceeds from all of Dr. Ferraioli’s books goes to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and to Guiding Eyes for the Blind. You can visit St. Jude’s at www.stjude.org and Guiding Eyes at www.guidingeyes.org
Lisa Golebieski has a Master’s of Science Degree in Holistic Nutrition and is also a Certified Health Coach. She has been on “The Dr. Oz Show” and “The Rachael Ray Show” for segments on nutrition, health and wellness. Lisa has also conducted nutritional seminars, written numerous research-based newsletters and provided nutritional coaching through diet plans and supermarket savvy tours. She is passionate about teaching and coaching others on how to lead healthier lives from a holistic approach. Lisa is currently working on her first book.
PLEASE NOTE: All information on this or any of Dr.Ferraioli’s websites or blogs is intended for EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY and does not represent medical advice from or treatment with Dr.Ferraioli.